Month: September 2015

Rural Center names Siler City Small Town of the Year

Siler City 2015 Small Town of the Year

Siler City, NC – The North Carolina Rural Economic Development Center named Siler City the Small Town of the Year at its annual N.C. Rural Assembly on September 28, 2015. From 2010-2013, Siler City participated in the Rural Center’s Small…

ACC Football Players of the Week for week 3

SPECIALIST – Ryan Switzer, North Carolina, Jr., WR, 5-10, 185, Charleston, W. Va.

Greensboro, NC – Florida State and North Carolina led the way with two honorees apiece as the Atlantic Coast Conference announced Football Players of the Week on Monday. Florida State’s Terrance Smith was cited as the ACC Linebacker of the…

ACC announces football game times & TV for October 1 & 3

NC state Wolfpack

Greensboro, NC – The Atlantic Coast Conference Monday announced the following game times and networks for Oct. 1-3. The Miami at Cincinnati game on Thursday, Oct. 1 had been previously announced. Locally, the Louisville Cardinals will be playing NC State Wolfpack at…

High on the hog: UNC salaries dwarf other state agencies’

Living High on the Hog

By Jesse Saffron and Jenna A. Robinson Chapel Hill, NC – The average annual income in North Carolina is just over $40,000. But senior-level bureaucrats in the University of North Carolina system’s General Administration (GA)—who take home six-figure salaries—say they…